Bernanke says slow US job growth a concern

Governor Ben Bernanke of the Federal Reserve said on Thursday 2 October that the US economy appeared poised for steady growth through 2004 but weak employment prospects were worrying. Bernanke said he saw no reason for concern that the economy might fall victim to damaging price declines.

Source: Reuters

Federal Reserve Governor Ben Bernanke said on Thursday the U.S. economy appeared poised for steady growth through 2004 though weak employment prospects were worrisome.

"The output recovery is st